Get a Windows 10 development environment

Start building Windows applications quickly by using a virtual machine with the latest versions of Windows, the developer tools, SDKs, and samples ready to go

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We currently package our virtual machines for four different virtualization software options: VMWare, Hyper-V, VirtualBox, and Parallels.

Windows 10 Enterprise - 20 GB download

This VM will expire on 7/10/21.

This evaluation virtual machine includes:

  • Windows 10, version 20H2 (10.0.19042.0)

  • Visual Studio 2019 (latest as of 4/15/21) with the UWP, .NET desktop, and Azure workflows enabled and also includes the Windows Template Studio extension

  • Visual Studio Code (latest as of 4/15/21)

  • Windows Subsystem for Linux enabled with Ubuntu installed

  • Developer mode enabled

    File hashes

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    WinDev2104Eval.Parallels.zip 19802994386 F57033DA7D0B300D0832D2FC12F6F1870040A363FF5A12DD9B6819682D41EE57
    WinDev2104Eval.VirtualBox.zip 19964017894 4A245A29EF629C55BF82C7318524A39CD8654C638586AAB80C896DC4C087DB35
    WinDev2104Eval.VMware.zip 21143650101 6AD5ECC341D9C0C3CCBF4414BFE61098F168F9DD84865BD34C68031E0031FC55

The Microsoft Software License Terms for the Windows 10 VMs supersede any conflicting Windows license terms included in the VMs.